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Infographic: Drinking Water and Wastewater by the Numbers
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Infographic: Drinking Water and Wastewater by the Numbers

Due to decades of insufficient or misdirected investment, a significant portion of water-distribution and sewer systems are reaching or have already reached the end of their intended operational life and are beginning to fail.

See also: How to Upgrade and Maintain Our Nation’s Wastewater and Drinking-Water Infrastructure by Keith Miller, Kristina Costa, and Donna Cooper

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Keith Miller

Senior Research Associate

Kristina Costa

Senior Fellow

Donna Cooper

Senior Fellow

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